Christopher Tye (c 1505–c 1572) was an English composer and organist.
He studied at Cambridge University, and became a Doctor of Music both there and at Oxford. He was choirmaster of Ely Cathedral from about 1543, resigning his post in 1561. He may have been music teacher to Edward VI.
His Latin church music includes masses (notably one based on the song "The Western Wynde", also the basis of masses by John…
|1||Play on spotify||Omnes gentes||3,174 listeners|
|2||Play on spotify||In Nomine No. 14, 'Reporte'||2,629 listeners|
|3||In Nomine No. 20, 'Crye'||2,367 listeners|
|4||Play on spotify||In pace||2,154 listeners|
|7||In Nomine à 5, "Rachells weepinge"||277 listeners|
|8||In Nomine à 5 "Crye" for 5 Viols||234 listeners|
|9||Play on spotify||Rachell's Weepinge||199 listeners|
|10||Play on spotify||Miserere mei Deus||148 listeners|